Body of missing swimmer found in Tennessee River

COUNCE, Tenn. -- After nearly three days of searching, the body of a missing swimmer has been recovered.

According to Hardin County Fire Chief Melvin Martin, the body of Michael Sherron was found a little before 7 a.m. on Friday.

Crews had been searching for Sherron, 36, since Wednesday around 3 p.m.

Martin said Sherron drowned in the Tennessee River while swimming with a friend.


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